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Reading a Calendar (1)

In this worksheet, students answer questions about a calendar.

'Reading a Calendar (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:  Know Measurements of Time

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

A calendar shows the days and dates of each month of the year.  

This changes every year.

Here is an example showing the days and dates in August one year.

 

 

The first day of the month is Tuesday 1st August.

The 12th August falls on a Saturday.

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day does the 31st August fall?

 

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day does the 7th August fall?

 

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

The feast day of St. Andrew the Scot falls on 22nd August. On what day of the week is this?

 

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

How many days are there in August?

 

Are there always the same number of days every August?

yes

no

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

Jack is flying to Spain on Friday 18th August and flies back exactly a week later.

On what date does he fly back?

 

Saturday 19th August

Friday 25th August

Friday 26th August

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

Jill is coming to stay on 16th August and is leaving the next day.

On what day of the week is she leaving?

 

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

Amy is coming to stay on 26th August and is leaving three days later.

On what day of the week is she leaving?

 

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day of the week was 31st July?

 

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day of the week will 2nd September fall?

 

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

  • Question 1

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day does the 31st August fall?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Thursday
Thurs
  • Question 2

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day does the 7th August fall?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Monday
Mon
  • Question 3

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

The feast day of St. Andrew the Scot falls on 22nd August. On what day of the week is this?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Tuesday
Tues
  • Question 4

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

How many days are there in August?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
31
  • Question 5

Are there always the same number of days every August?

CORRECT ANSWER
yes
EDDIE SAYS
Yes, there is always the same number of days in August.
  • Question 6

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

Jack is flying to Spain on Friday 18th August and flies back exactly a week later.

On what date does he fly back?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Friday 25th August
  • Question 7

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

Jill is coming to stay on 16th August and is leaving the next day.

On what day of the week is she leaving?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Thursday
Thurs
  • Question 8

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

Amy is coming to stay on 26th August and is leaving three days later.

On what day of the week is she leaving?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Tuesday
Tues
  • Question 9

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day of the week was 31st July?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Monday
Mon
  • Question 10

Look at the calendar below to answer the question.

On what day of the week will 2nd September fall?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Saturday
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